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Fundamentals of Engineering Exam
The Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam is designed for recent graduates and students who are close to finishing an undergraduate engineering degree from an EAC/ABET-accredited program. It is the first step in the process to becoming a professional licensed engineer (P.E.). The FE exam is a computer-based exam administered year-round at NCEES-approved Pearson VUE test centers.
The FE exam includes 110-questions. The exam appointment time is 6 hours long and includes
- Nondisclosure agreement (2 minutes)
- Tutorial (8 minutes)
- Exam (5 hours and 20 minutes)
- Scheduled break (25 minutes)
For more information visit the NCEES engineering page at https://ncees.org/engineering/fe/
The following manuals are available at Carlson Science & Engineering Library. Click on title for more information and/or request digitization of sections.
FE Mechanical Review Manual by
Call Number: TJ159 .L495 2014
Publication Date: 2014-05-01
Michael R. Lindeburg PE's FE Mechanical Review Manual offers complete review for the FE Mechanical exam. This book is part of a comprehensive learning management system designed to help you pass the FE Mechanical exam the first time. This new edition of the FE Mechanical Review Manual contains concise explanations supported by exam-like example problems, with step-by-step solutions to reinforce the theory and application of fundamental concepts and also contains a robust index with thousands of terms to facilitate referencing.
FE Chemical Review Manual by
Call Number: QD42 .L55 2016
Publication Date: 2016-05-05
Michael R. Lindeburg PE's FE Chemical Review Manual offers complete review for the NCEES FE Chemical exam. This book is intended to guide you through the Chemical Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) examination body of knowledge and the idiosyncrasies of the National Council of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors (NCEES).
FE Other Disciplines Review Manual by
Call Number: TA159 .E385 2014
Publication Date: 2014-07-02
Michael R. Lindeburg PE's FE Other Disciplines Review Manual offers complete review for the FE Other Disciplines exam. Topics Covered Chemistry Dynamics Electricity, Power, and Magnetism Engineering Economics Ethics and Professional Practice Fluid Mechanics and Dynamics of Gases and Liquids Heat, Mass, and Energy Transfer Instrumentation and Data Acquisition Materials Science Mathematics and Advanced Engineering Mathematics Probability and Statistics Safety, Health, and Environment Statics Strength of Materials
Check out the NCEES YouTube channel for a video series that introduces test takers to the exam-day experience for the computer-based exam.
NCEES Examinee Guide
The NCEES Examinee Guide is the official guide to policies and procedures for all NCEES exams. All examinees are required to read this document before starting the exam registration process.
You can request digitization of sections from the manuals. Visit the River Campus Libraries' Digitization Page to learn more!